Rotorua – Geyserland Experience
4 Days / 3 Nights
Explore the North Island by Coach (or a Self-Drive Option). Flexible Daily Departures
Be suspended in awe and silence, surrounded by cave decorations and a galaxy of tiny living lights found in the Waitomo Glowworm Caves. Tour the famous Hobbiton Movie Set. In geothermal Rotorua, crater lakes are constantly refilled with hot water, rich mineral deposits paint the landscape from a multi-colored palette from white to turquoise, steam escapes from cracks in cliff faces – and your camera will work overtime to record the stark beauty and splendor of the volcanic landscape. Unique Geothermal hot spots, geysers, bubbling mud pools, volcanic mountains, glow-worm caves, Maori Culture, lake fishing, trout, golf, dairy, deer & sheep farms.
Welcome to Auckland, the ‘City of Sails’. This afternoon is at leisure – we suggest an Optional city sightseeing tour or Harbour Cruise.
Travel to the fascinating Waitomo Caves where you will enjoy a guided tour of the famous Glowworm Grotto. From her spend a few hours exploring the Hobbiton Movie Set, then continue on to Rotorua. In the evening enjoy a Maori Hangi (feast) and Concert. (Lunch & Dinner included)
Today experience the many varied sights that Rotorua has to offer. Visit Te Puia Thermal Reserve for a guided tour to learn about traditional Maori crafts, see geysers & boiling mud pools. Travel on to Rainbow Springs Kiwi Wildlife Park and enjoy a show at the Agrodome Organic Farm. Afternoon at leisure. Optional tours A scenic flight to White Island, an active volcano for a guided walk; Bathe in the thermal waters & enjoy a massage or mud treatment at the Polynesian Spa.
Optional Overnight Farmstay: Add an extra day to include the local hospitality on a farm, or continue East to Hawke’s Bay wine growing region or South to Wellington the Federal Capital.